Jean Rakich is the director of the Training, Consulting and Implementation Team (TC&IS) for our Tax & Accounting business. She has a background in accounting, education, and professional development, with an undergraduate degree in accounting and an MBA.
Jean leads a very driven and energetic team who are involved with educating our clients to ensure a great client experience. She has been very active throughout her career with ASTD (American Society for Training & Development) serving as President when she first joined Thomson Reuters in 2006. Jean has been named one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting for the last 4 years by the CPA Practice Advisor. She serves as Innovation Catalyst for the Professional segment and is very driven by innovation, strategy and in getting stuff done.
Previous to Thomson Reuters, Jean worked at Dana Corporation, an automotive company in Toledo Ohio. She had various roles at Dana including her final role which was Director of Communication for the HR Transformation Team.